New & Notable
Oracle DBA tools News
June 05, 2014
Oracle announced Oracle Enterprise Manager 12c Release 4, an upgrade that offers new features for managing both enterprise stacks and private clouds.
March 28, 2014
Access articles, interviews and videos that highlight the latest news from the Oracle user groups conference Collaborate14.
October 07, 2013
SearchOracle editors David Essex and Mark Brunelli review the biggest headlines from Oracle OpenWorld 2013.
August 20, 2013
Alex Gorbachev, CTO of database consultancy Pythian, says he was expecting the Multitenant feature of Oracle 12c to cost more. Here's why.
Oracle DBA tools Get Started
Bring yourself up to speed with our introductory content
The heat map tool and Automatic Data Optimization features in Oracle 12c should help Oracle database shops improve data storage and compression. Continue Reading
The Oracle TimesTen In-Memory Database is an in-memory relational database in which all data is located in random access memory (RAM). Continue Reading
A correlated subquery is a SQL query that depends on values executed by the outer query in order to complete. Continue Reading
Evaluate Oracle DBA tools Vendors & Products
Weigh the pros and cons of technologies, products and projects you are considering.
The OAUG has started a Young Professionals Forum, a group designed to create networking and educational opportunities for people between the ages of 25 and 35 who work with Oracle technologies. Continue Reading
Pythian database consultant Marc Fielding explains how some of the new features in Oracle Database 12c can help enable private clouds. Continue Reading
Oracle Database 12c adds a new security tool, data redaction. Here are step-by-step processes for using data redaction for data masking. Continue Reading
Manage Oracle DBA tools
Learn to apply best practices and optimize your operations.
This guide examines the benefits and drawbacks of Oracle in-memory tools, offering insights from experienced users, analysts and experts. Continue Reading
Learn more about Oracle Fusion middleware, Oracle data integration projects and best practices for middleware adoption in this essential guide. Continue Reading
Adding indexes and materialized views should improve query performance, but it's not always the case. Learn how SQL Access Advisor can ensure it does. Continue Reading
Problem Solve Oracle DBA tools Issues
We’ve gathered up expert advice and tips from professionals like you so that the answers you need are always available.
PayPal Database Engineer John Kanagaraj says an AWR workaround lets you prioritize and compress data in earlier ODB versions. Continue Reading
Transparent Data Encryption is now enabled for Oracle SecureFiles. Read up on how to use it here. Continue Reading
Read how Oracle Flashback Transaction Query can eliminate the need to use Log Miner to reconstruct database transactions. Continue Reading